Analyst, Corporate Finance

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  • San Francisco, CA
  • 27 Apr, 2020

Job Description

Job Description Clearway Energy Group is accelerating the world’s transformation to a clean energy future. With more than 4.3 gigawatts of solar and wind energy assets in 25 states and a development pipeline across the country, we are offsetting the equivalent of nearly 9 million tons of carbon emissions for our customers. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, CA with offices in Carlsbad, CA; Scottsdale, AZ; Houston, TX; and New York, NY. For more information, visit www.clearwayenergygroup.com. Clearway is looking for an Analyst to join its Corporate Finance, Treasury and Planning team in a unique role that intersects project finance, valuation, analysis, process improvement and data systems for its rapidly growing renewables business. This position will report to the Vice President of Corporate Finance, Treasury and Planning and will have primary responsibility assisting with corporate finance, treasury and planning matters, including cash planning and spend reconciliation for Clearway, as well as support corporate financings. This person will also be collaborating with teams across the organization, including Clearway Executives, project finance, and operating teams. This position will be based in our San Francisco, CA office. Responsibilities: + Maintain internal systems and processes for reconciliation of company cash activity spanning all areas of the enterprise (development, construction, operations, corporate) + Improve and automate reconciliation tools to link with current data systems and processes + Track and forecast near-term liquidity for aid in key business decisions + Create monthly reports for liquidity, budgeting, project financing, and operations purposes + Communicate with Clearway executive team, Clearway’s sponsor (Global Infrastructure Partners, or GIP), and broader enterprise regarding key matters in operations, assets, procurement, and liquidity + Support corporate finance and project finance in valuation exercises with significant interface with GIP + Serve as a reliable representative of the corporate finance team on internal project teams and in internal discussions Requirements Knowledge & Skills + A positive attitude, highly motivated and the ability to maintain a culture that is based on teamwork, respect and integrity + Excellent written and verbal communication skills and an ability to communicate complex issues in a clear, concise manner + Diligent, detailed oriented, rigorous, and creative + Engineering, Math, Science degree with business or finance experience OR Finance, Business, Economics degree with data analytics experience. + Advanced Excel skills + Financial modeling skills, experience with ability to use pivot tables, macros, formulas. + Experience creating reusable Excel templates, instead of single use/purpose spreadsheets. + Understanding of key financial concepts such as general ledgers, balance sheets, accrual vs. cash accounting, etc. to be able to understand and navigate financial data systems. + Understanding of data tables and databases. + An ability to perform in a team environment to achieve objectives. + Ability to prioritize many competing deadlines in a fast paced environment. Experience & Education + Bachelor’s degree required in finance, economics, engineering, or related field. + Minimum of 2 years of work experience in corporate financing, FP&A, treasury, audit or similar functions at a bank, accounting firm, or financial institution. + Energy experience is a plus (especially renewable energy) + Ability to coordinate and work as a team as well as contribute individually